Register Now: Using TeamSTEPPS to Improve Communication, Patient Safety


Wednesday, September 16, 2015 from noon to 1 p.m.


This is an online event.


Rhonda Fletcher

Join VHQC and nursing home providers for our next Maryland-Virginia Nursing Home Improvement Network webinar on September 16 at noon. This month, we will discuss TeamSTEPPS, a system for improving communication and patient safety in nursing homes. Our guest speaker, Carla K. Thomas, MS, CTRS, CPHQ, VHQC’s Director of Care Transitions, will help you:

  1. Identify the characteristics of high-performing teams.
  2. Discuss the benefits of leadership, team structure, communication, and situation monitoring for team dynamics and teamwork.
  3. Understand how communication tools, such as SBAR, can help you improve communication and team dynamics.
  4. Learn more about team building and communication training and resources.
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